• Chassis Shortage and Terminal Congestion

    Chassis Shortage and Terminal Congestion Since late last year, the three most prominent U.S. ports have been facing  chassis shortages and terminal congestion, especially at the  Los Angeles-Long Beach and New York-New Jersey ports. According to the Journal of Commerce, … READ MORE »

  • Trade Deficit Increases $2.1 Billion in December

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, and the Department of Commerce, the total December exports were $191.3 billion with imports at $230 billion, bringing the trade deficit up to $38.7 billion, a $4.1 billion … READ MORE »

  • Port Strikes in Chile End

    According to Reuters, the port strikes in Chile ended last week as port dockworkers reached an agreement with Port Workers Front (FTP) and the director of the Puerto Central (PCE) company and returned to work. The strikes at the Chilean ports were … READ MORE »